SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor
PatternReview.com
PatternReview.com

Tips & Techniques > Keeping bobbins & matching thread together

Viewed 5348 times
Posted by: Nichole Adams
photo

 
 
About Nichole Adams
NC USA
Member since: 1/25/03
Reviews written: 2
Sewing skills:Beginner
tips added: 2
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on: 12/12/03 1:03 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
Hi, this is my 1st post. :) My bobbins for my machine are pretty inexpensive so I try to have a bobbin for each spool of thread I use. I tried to think of the best way for me to keep all of them organized. I have 2 June Tailor thread racks full of thread and sorted by color. Since I found the pegs are too short to put the thread spool on and then the bobbin on top of them and didn't want to add something for an extension, it fits perfectly fine to put the bobbin on the peg and then put the spool on top of the bobbin, on the same peg!

<< Previous    Next >>

Add Tip/Technique    Read All Tip/Techniques


3 Comments
Login to Add a Comment
Nancy Peters said...
I wrote this on another review but, if you don't mind, I will add it here. If the peg is too short, I use a cut down drinking straw to lengthen it. That way if I have wound 2 bobbins or have two spools of the same color, they will both fit on the peg. I think it is a great idea to keep the threads together. Thanks for writing this.
11/4/04 11:47 PM
Jennifer shaw said...
Great idea!
12/12/03 7:16 PM
Karla Kizer said...
Nichole, this is exactly what I do. Imagine: two geniuses on one website! ;-) Works like a charm, doesn't it?
12/12/03 6:17 PM
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Class Details

Online Class
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Class Details

Islander Sewing Systems Moebius Scarf Pattern

Islander Sewing Systems Moebius Scarf Pattern

More Info
Jamie Christina Pretty Ditty Apron Pattern (JC303PD)

Jamie Christina Pretty Ditty Apron Pattern (JC303PD)

More Info

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.